What is The Open University and what does it do?

  • The Open University of the John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin
  • is a new initiative of the oldest university in Lublin, which is also one of the oldest universities in Poland
  • is the first enterprise of this kind in Lublin and the first one in Poland which provides education for children as well as for adults and also has a range of courses especially for people from abroad
  • meets society’s expectations concerning lifelong education
  • enables everyone to gain and extend advanced knowledge, regardless of their age, education or place of residence
  • makes it possible to study many fields of knowledge without any entrance exams
  • guarantees diverse and appealing activities – everyone can find something interesting, according to their needs, interests and dreams
  • popularizes the latest achievements of science
  • prepares children and teenagers to work towards the highest and non-standard goals, beyond the rules of formal education.